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Receiving a "Last index failed" message when attempting to index a collection

  • The Index Status in CONTENTdm Administration shows "Last index failed"
  • The index log shows multiple ongoing failing index attempts
Applies to
  • CONTENTdm Administration

Please contact OCLC Support with the following details to have your collection unlocked:

  • Server ID
  • Collection alias

Successive indexing failures are typically caused by an interruption to the current job by new requests.

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